2020 - 2021 Programs

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May 2020 - Coping with COVID-19 Zoom session sharing how to help congregations with virtual music production.

Saturday, October 24, 2020, 7:00 PM - Silent Film - "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" - Lon Chaney 1923 - accompanied on the First Congregational Church, Milford pipe organ, Daniel Brownell, organist - live-streamed and limited in-person viewing.

Virtual Pipescreams Halloween Concert Celebration - AVAILABLE NOW! 18 years of exciting concerts - all performance videos and playlists, photos of performers and costumed audience, programs of all pieces and performer/singers, special moments over so many wonderful years! We'll be back in 2021 too!

Sunday, November 15, 2020, 6:00 PM - Recital - Nationally Acclaimed Organist Michael KaminskiCathedral of Saint Augustine, Bridgeport - free will offering. A chance to hear the exquisite 1979 Moller/2014 A. Thompson-Allen III/42 rank cathedral pipe organ in an acoustically wonderful setting. Hosts Frank Zilinyi, Sam Schmidt. 

Saturday/Sunday, January 23 & January 24 - Masterclass, Recital 
Concert Organist Renée Anne Louprette (Philip Truckenbrod Artists). Saugatuck Congregational Church, Westport. Master Class - Saturday 10:00 AM. - free. Recital - Sunday 7:30 PM - free will offering. A chance to hear the new Klais pipe organ. Hosts Frank Zilinyi. 

Saturday, March or April 10:00 AM (TBD) - Session II - Vocal Warmups to Maximize Productivity in the Choral Rehearsa
with member Dr. Carolina Flores, St. Theresa Church & Mancheser Communty College, Clinician. First Church, Milford; Dan Brownell, host. Refreshments served; program starts at 10:00 AM.

Saturday, May 22, 6:00 PM - Annual Dinner & Scholarship Winners Recital First Congregational Church Fairfield - organ recital by M. Louise Miller - Paul E. Knox Scholarship winner Elena Baquerizo (Julliard School of Music). Host  Galen Tate, John Polo. Free-willing offering. Reception. 


POSTPONED until Fall '2021 - Sunday, October xx, 2021, 4:00 PM – 19th Annual Pipescreams Concert- First Congregational Church StratfordFrank Martignetti/Dr. Joe Utterback/Rev. Meg Williams, hosts – reception. Costumes  encouraged. Prizes for best costumes. Annual Halloween musical extravaganza this year with singers, musicians and choral groups. Featured performers include the University of Bridgeport, Frank Zilinyi, Jr., Dan Brownell, Alice Caldwell, Cidalia Kettles, Frank Martignetti, Joe Utterback. Click Here to Reserve Tickets 

POSTPONED until January xx, 2022 - Sunday, January xx, 2022, 5:00 PM – Epiphany Party  Executive Board Meeting at 3:30 PM. Annual favorite to toast in the new year and perform for each other. RSVP to XXX by Wed 1/x/2022


For any questions on our 2020-2021 programs please contact Daniel Brownell

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04:00 pm | October 31
19th Annual VIRTUAL Pipescreams Celebration

Enjoy 18 years of annual Pipescreams concerts through videos, photos and programs as performed by hundreds of singers and musicians and thousands of audience members cheering us on!
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06:00 pm | November 15
Organ Recital - Michael Kaminski - Cathedral of Saint Augustine, Bridgeport

Join us for a very special organ recital at the Cathedral of Saint Augustine, Bridgeport with guest organist, Michael Kaminski.
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10:00 am | January 23
Master Class & Organ Recital - Renee Anne Louprette - Saugatuck Congregational, Westport

Two wonderful events featuring Concert Organist Renée Anne Louprette on the new Klais pipe organ at Saugatuck Congregational Church, Westport, CT
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06:00 pm | May 22
Scholarship Winner Recital and Annual Dinner 2021

We are thrilled to have 2018 GBAGO scholarship winner Elena Baquerizo, Organ Performance student at The Julliard School of Music join us for this annual winner recital.
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